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10 Key Things We Misunderstand About Emotion

  • Fear = Interest: one fear that wants to flee from the situation and one fear that wants to investigate.
  • Negative Emotions are good for us, because they are a signal that something is not right.
  • Stress weakens every part of you!
  • Social Media makes us imagine an idea of reality - one that is far from the truth - so that we prioritize screen time over real life interaction. We are beings who require human intimacy.
  • You cannot numb yourself to one feeling without numbing yourself to everything else. It’s healthier to experience everything , the good and the bad.

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At the end of the day, the worst thing that could ever happen, is just a feeling. And suffering is just the refusal to accept what is, so healing is letting yourself feel.

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